[hoh-kuh-sahy, hoh-kuh-sahy; Japanese haw-koo-sahy]
- Ka·tsu·shi·ka [kah-tsoo-shee-kah] /ˈkɑ tsʊˈʃi kɑ/, 1760–1849, Japanese painter and illustrator.
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Almost every student of Hokusai passes through three stages.
Much it borrowed from tradition; but the flavour was Hokusai's.
The prints of Hiroshige and Hokusai generally undergo no change.
Others will be mentioned later as pupils of Hokusai or as landscape-painters.
Some of Hokusai's pupils excelled their master in this form.
- Katsushika (ˌkætsuːˈʃiːkə). 1760–1849, Japanese artist, noted for the draughtsmanship of his colour wood-block prints, which influenced the impressionists
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